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10th Jun

Cleaning stainless steel towel radiators

Whilst stainless steel is corrosion-resistant and therefore doesn’t need extra protection to keep it in good condition, you do need to take care with cleaning in order to keep in the best possible…

6th Jun

Safe radiators for children's bedrooms

Radiators are there to keep us warm when the weather isn’t, which is great for creating a lovely cosy house that will protect you from the cold. But as it’s Child Accident Prevention Week (5-11…

16th May

DIY Disasters Competition

When it comes to DIY, life is often like a sitcom in that thing that can go wrong often do! Co-op Insurance has estimated that UK homeowners spend around £3.4 billion putting right the damage they’ve…

16th May

Low horizontal radiators

Some houses, especially old ones, can have small or oddly-shaped rooms which can present you with problems when it comes to deciding where to place radiators. Other houses have picture windows which give…

10th May

The advantages of domestic trench heating

With trench heating, the heating element is hidden in a trench under the floor and covered with a grille. Natural convective warm air currents then heat the room evenly, offering an efficient alternative…

14th Mar

Understanding the importance of radiator balancing

To put it very simply, you’ll know your radiators are balanced if they all heat up at the same rate when your heating comes on. If you’re not sure how balanced your central heating systems…

20th Feb

Some cold and interesting facts about winter

The snowdrops are out, the daffodils are beginning to emerge and we’re all looking forward to spring. But it’s important to remember that the cold blasts of winter may not be done with us yet. So,…

16th Feb

The importance of heating your garage

For many people, a garage offers a great space for activities. It’s a useful room to use as a workshop because nobody minds getting it dirty, it offers protection from the weather, and is more secure…

20th Jan

Common causes of leak and rust in radiators

Even the most beautiful designer radiators are subject to basic chemical reactions such as rust and leaks. With central heating being reliant on water to make it work, unless you do something to prevent…

16th Jan

How to stay warm and save money this winter

The temperatures this winter have been yo-yoing somewhat between mild and cold, and the weather forecasters seem undecided as to whether the beginning of 2017 will be temperate or a snowstorm. But whatever…

15th Aug

When art meets heat, designer radiators are born

Modern designer radiators are ‘hot’ in both senses of the word! With cool, funky or classic designs and ultra-efficient heat, designer radiators have transcended their functionality and become…

11th May

How designer radiators enhance your home

As Winston Churchill once said, “we shape our buildings and afterwards our buildings shape us”. His words are endorsed by the field of environmental psychology - the study of the way our physical…

22nd Mar

Benefits of flat panel radiators

Flat panel radiators are modern, simple, elegant and very often efficient. In the last few years, they’ve become much more popular because, whilst working in the same way as traditional convector…

28th Jan

Why Glass Radiators Are Such a Popular Choice

Imagine a piece of personalised art that also heats up a room in an efficient and welcoming way. Welcome to the world of glass radiators. More and more people are realising the benefits of glass radiators…

27th Oct

Get Ready For Winter with the Best Radiators

When winter's around the corner, you need to be sure that you're heating your home as efficiently as possible. Inefficient heating means that heat will be lost, so you'll be colder than you'd…

21st Oct

Choosing the Right Radiator for Every Room

Radiators are commonly associated with central heating systems that use the hot water produced by our boilers to warm the home. However, things are now changing thanks to the improved energy efficiency…

27th May

3 Steps to placing your radiator

Correct placement of a radiator is the first step to creating a warm, inviting space for all to enjoy. In colder climates, keeping the room warm when the outside world is cold will ensure that it’s…

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15th May

Electric Radiators: Why should you go electric!?

Electric radiators are becoming a more popular for householders, providing an alternative to traditional water-based radiators.  And it’s easy to see why: Flexible placement Because…

17th Apr

How to Bleed a Radiator: Simple-Step Guide

If you notice that some of your radiators are not heating up evenly, or there is a gurgling sound coming from the direction of your radiator, it often means that air has become trapped in the system. This…

13th Apr

Choosing the Right Valves for Your Radiator

When it comes to your radiators, choosing the right valves matters. You need to pick the correct valves that will work well with your designer radiator and give you the control you want. But, how do…

7th Feb

Should I replace my old bolier?

When helping customers choose their radiators we will often ask ‘How old is the boiler?’. This will quite likely have an impact on the final style and size of radiator the customer ends up…

28th Jan

How To Match Your Radiator With Your Kitchen

How To Match Your Radiator With Your Kitchen As kitchen designers we can be a bit precious about anything that interferes with the sleek lines of a beautifully installed kitchen! Radiators in particular…

14th Jan

Up to 30% off in the Jan Sale!

The Radiator Centre’s January sale is now on. With reductions of up to 30% on many items there couldn’t be a better time to treat yourself to a new radiator. Whether you are looking to replace…

6th Aug

Victorian Radiator Styles for Your Home

Looking to heat your home in style? Instead of having heating that is hidden away and pragmatic only, what if you could have a stunning, fashionable heating element that also works to warm your home both…

6th Aug

What is Trench Heating?

Trench heating is a heating system that takes away the need to have standard radiators on the wall. Trenches are dug within the floor and a simple ‘convector unit’ is connected up to the heating…

5th Aug

The History of the Radiator

Thankfully, radiators today aren't just for providing heat anymore! As homeowners try to create a look from a particular time period, the way a radiator looks is just as important as how well it performs.…

4th Aug

Selecting your Edwardian-style radiator

Edwardian radiators are a popular choice for many homes as they come in a variety of styles and can be adapted to complement the interiors of most rooms. They are usually made from cast iron and for this…

2nd Jun

Our top radiator picks for June!

As summer starts to hot up, heating your home may not be at the top of your list to do, but it’s the best time to go about preparing your home ready for the cooler months. Of course, you’ll…

12th May

Join us on Pinterest for interior ideas!

Head over to www.pinterest.com/radiatorcentre and follow us for all our latest decor and interior ideas (some with radiators, some not!). Here we showcase all our favourite ideas and also post them…

6th May

Our Top Radiator Picks For May!

So as we start heading into summer some of us may not be using our heating as much, but this is the perfect time to get preparing and installing a new radiator ready for the colder months. And having…